Architecture

Brutalist buildings: Prentice Women's Hospital,
Chicago by Bertrand Goldberg & Associates

Brutalist buildings: Prentice Women's Hospital, Chicago by Bertrand Goldberg & Associates

Brutalism: the design for the clover-shaped tower of Bertrand Goldberg's Prentice Women's Hospital in Chicago was enabled by the pioneering application of one of the earliest three-dimensional modelling programmes. With its curving form, Goldberg made a clear break away from the grid formations favoured in Modernist architecture. More »